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part of the ranmore walk

A hilly walk with a few long uphill stretches - make sure you stop regularly to appreciate the impressive views! The walk starts at Box Hill station in the village of Westhumble, and passes through part of the Polesden Lacey Estate, Ranmore Common and Denbies Vineyard.

For alternative walks in this area take a look at the North Downs Way National Trail website (please note that the walks contained on this external website are promoted by The North Downs National Trail Office rather than by the County Council).

Walk details:

Start point:Box Hill station, Westhumble
Grid ref: TQ 167519
Ordance Survey map: Explorer 146 Dorking, Box Hill and Reigate
Distance: 9km (five and a half miles)
Typical time: Allow at least two and a half hours, with extra time for detour to Denbies Vineyard
Footwear: Stout shoes, boots, parts of the walk can be muddy
Transport: Trains run between London Victoria and Horsham via Dorking, and stop at Boxhill station approximately hourly, or half-hourly on Sundays (service provided by Southern trains).
Bus 465 runs between Dorking, Leatherhead, Kingston and Fulwell (provided by Tellings Golden Miller). Get off at the Westhumble Street bus stop on the A24 and walk along Westhumble Street to reach the station.
Parking: Car park on Crabtree Lane - start the walk from point 2. There is also a small car park at the station.
Facilities and Refreshments: The Stepping Stones pub is 300m from Box Hill station. Turn right along Westhumble Street. Denbies vineyard has a restaurant and cafeteria open to the public.

To see the full size version of the Ranmore Right of Way walk map, click on the thumbnail image below.

Ranmore Walk Map (Thumb)


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  • Updated: 01 Jun 2013
  • Andrew Saint
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